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July 28, 2014

One Fan's Powerful Question Brought 'Orphan Black' Star Tatiana Maslany to Tears at Comic Con

"Before I started watching the show... I hated myself."
July 28, 2014

The Biggest Comics Event of the Year Has a Disgusting Problem

And it's started a massive online backlash.
July 28, 2014

The Scientific Reasons We Should Teach Music to Kids in School

Proof that if you learned an instrument as a child, you're ahead of the curve.
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July 28, 2014

7 European Colleges as Good as the Ivy League — and Cheaper

This is one way to avoid crippling student debt.
July 28, 2014

Nice Guys Really Do Finish Last, According to Science

But it's not for the reason you think.
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July 28, 2014

Interactive Maps Show You America's Drug of Choice— And It's Not What You Think

A visual guide to American drug consumption.
July 28, 2014

A Meteorologist Destroys a Sexist Viewer Who Complained About Her Boobs

This woman deserves a standing ovation.
July 28, 2014

Evangeline Lilly Has the Best Response to Critics on What It Means to Be a Strong Female Character

There's more to gender equality than putting a warrior woman on screen.
July 28, 2014

The FDA Is Perpetuating a Dangerously Homophobic Myth

And there's an incredibly simple way to stop it.
July 28, 2014

‘The Leftovers’ Is Redefining One of TV's Most Enduring Symbols

"The 20th century's symbol for cool has become the 21st century's symbol of despair."
July 28, 2014

11 Ways the Music Industry Makes It Impossible for Indie Artists to Succeed

It's never been easy to be a professional musician. These days, it's only gotten harder.
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19 Photos That Capture the Beauty of Eid Around the World

The Muslim celebration is truly an international holiday.
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July 28, 2014

There's Been a Major Revelation in the Russia-Ukraine Crisis

The U.S. government has uncovered some startling evidence.
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July 28, 2014

The Simplest Solution for Speeding Up Airport Lines Is Right Under the TSA's Nose

The TSA is offering $15,000 for the best ideas to improve those awful waits. Here's an easy one.
July 28, 2014

The 13 Things You Absolutely Must Know From This Year's Comic-Con

Your very own Comic-Con cheat sheet.
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July 28, 2014

This Man Is the Most Feared Fighter on the Planet

And he's hardly a household name.
July 28, 2014

The First Teaser Trailer for 'Mockingjay' Is Here at Last

Actual footage! Dystopia! Katniss!
July 28, 2014

These Confused Cats Are the Best Rebuttal to 'Women Against Feminism' Yet

Maybe these kitties can talk some sense to these advocates for inequality.
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July 28, 2014

What the U.S. Media Isn't Telling You About the Crisis in Ukraine

No, it's not all about Putin.
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July 28, 2014

Russia Is Doing Something America Won't When It Comes to Unhealthy Foods

The Golden Arches are in some serious trouble.
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The Alarming Statistic That Spurred the New York Times' Defense of Marijuana Legalization

Here's exactly why the newspaper of record suddently took a stand.
July 28, 2014

Virginia Court Strikes Down Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Nineteen states and the District of Columbia allow same-sex marriage.